Frederick Ashton and His Ballets

1980

Rhapsody
M Sergei Rachmaninov (Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, opus 43, 1934)
S Frederick Ashton
C William Chappell
D Lesley Collier; Mikhail Baryshnikov; Bryony Brind, Angela Cox, Gillian Kingsley, Karen Paisey, Genesia Rosato, Gail Taphouse;
Michael Batchelor, Stephen Beagley, Antony Dowson, Ross MacGibbon, Ashley Page, Andrew Ward
FP Royal Ballet, Royal Opera House, London, 4 August 1980

NP Royal Ballet; SC Patrick Caulfield:
D Viviana Durante, Tetsuya Kumakawa
FP Royal Opera House, London, 27 April 1995

ST Ballet de l'Opéra National de Paris; R Grant Coyle;
D Carole Arbo, Manuel Legris
FP Palais Garnier, 25 October 1996

NP Royal Ballet: R Christopher Carr, Grant Coyle; SC Jessica Curtis:
D Leanne Benjamin, Carlos Acosta
FP Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 11 March 2005

Soupirs
pas de deux
M Edward Elgar (Sospiri, opus 70)
C Julia Trevelyan Oman
D Elle: Antoinette Sibley; Lui: Anthony Dowell
FP Anthony Dowell Ballet Gala, London Palladium, London, 30 November 1980

ST Palm Beach Festival: D as above; FP West Palm Beach Auditorium, Palm Beach FL, 22 March 1983

NP Royal Ballet: choreography slightly revised: D as above Royal Opera House, London, 23 May 2001

 

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